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Bouncing Forward_ Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (2)
Bringing out the Best in People: Health & Wellbeing at Work

by Jackie Grubb, Principal at City of Westminster College Bringing out the best in people and keep on learning is my mantra. In my teaching days I taught anatomy and physiology and sport therapy for the colleges football academy, so I have always had a good...

Bouncing Forward_ Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints.
Annual conference for women leaders in FE will focus on unlocking talent

To celebrate International Women’s Day, the Women’s Leadership Network is hosting an annual conference on how employers and employees can identify their talents and achieve their full professional potential. Four workshops will take place on themes including flexible working and board membership, and there will be...

Bouncing Forward_ Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (1)
Governance myths dispelled at Women’s Leadership Network workshops

Colleges in the south-east and the midlands have been hosting workshops aimed at women from FE and business, in a bid to increase female representation on boards. The four workshops – run by the Women’s Leadership Network and funded by the Education and Training Foundation –...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (1)
“We Should All Be Feminists”

"So I would like to start by telling you about one of my greatest friends, Okoloma Maduewesi. Okoloma lived on my street and looked after me like a big brother. If I liked a boy, I would ask Okoloma's opinion.Okoloma died in the notorious Sosoliso...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints.
More than 90% of top mayoral roles ‘likely to be held by white men’

More than 90% of most powerful positions in the new English mayoralties and their cabinets are likely to be held by white men, according to analysis by the Electoral Reform Society. The thinktank said English devolution risked becoming a “plaything of the old boys’ club” on...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (7)
WLN Members Update 11th January 2017

Dear *|FNAME|* We wish you a happy and successful 2017 from all at the WLN. Now is a great time to look forward to a new year of opportunities and some of the challenges that may lie ahead, and is a great time to reflect on how...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (6)
New Routes Residential – Not Just For Kids

Remember when nobody needed you; you weren’t a boss, a partner, a mother? You didn’t have to be somewhere/anywhere for anyone? You played out with your mates ALL DAY, scraped knees, laughed and had energy in abundance? Join us to unlock the child inside -...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (5)
Institute of Apprenticeships Consultation

The Government has launched its long awaited Institute of Apprenticeships Consultation - have your say here: https://consult.education.gov.uk/apprenticeships/government-s-draft-strategic-guidance-to-the-insti/...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (4)
The Queen’s New Year’s Honours List

The Queen’s New Years Honours List is out, read FE Week's full summary of the sectors representation here. The work of the chief executive officer of adult learning provider City Lit has been recognised in this year’s Queen’s New Year’s Honours list, alongside 11 other figures...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (3)
Top 10 FE Week Stories

If you missed some of the main headlines in 2016 here is a handy recap from sector publication FE WEEK or their top ten news stories. In 2016 we’ve published a whopping 972 news stories, covering everything from the latest on apprenticeship reforms to the highs...